Atkinson Hyperlegible in print

Atkinson Hyperlegible is a typeface that helps readers with low vision

Design agency Applied Design Works created a font that "improved character recognition" for the visually impaired and it's really good. Over the last few years, I've taken more of a keen interest in accessibility. I forget myself sometimes but when I remember, I add alt text to images on Twitter, reduce my use of emojis, …

Off-Black

Nicky Chulo creates Off-Black brand in response to Off-White’s lack of diversity

The graphic designer criticised the Off-White brand creator for his lack of diversity at Louis Vuitton. Off-White is a brand that bridges minimalism and maximalism. Its creator Virgil Abloh, known for collaborations with the likes of Kanye West and Takashi Murakami, was appointed artistic director of Louis Vuitton's menswear collection in 2018 and while this …

Landmarks Bookend (Set of 2) by Klemens Schillinger

Brutal bookends

Designed by Klemens Schillinger, these bookends come as part of his Tabletop Landmarks design set. The brutalist bookends are a concrete take on the Mayan pyramids. An architectural twist on functional accessories, reimagined in stylish concrete. Subtle in colour but crisp in form, Klemens Schillinger’s Landmarks collection evokes a certain understated cool. Perfect for those …

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s Barcelona Pavilion (Documentary)

The Barcelona Pavilion is one of the greatest and most famous pieces of modernist architecture. It was originally designed for the 1929 International Exposition in Barcelona by German architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe but was demolished after the exposition ended. Mies had a series of photographs taken of the building beforehand and thanks to these …